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Cooltainer success has been on the backbone of the trans-Tasman service offering load points throughout New Zealand and discharge ports across Australia. Cooltainer have the expertise to get your cargo to port to meet a wide variety of carriers and services. Our services load services reach from the deep south in Bluff to packing far north or Auckland. The flexibility you can enjoy with Cooltainer by using our own equipment we have flexibility to ensure your cargo can go on the best available service, even if your production or packing doesn’t go to plan.

Once your container reaches Australia we have a dedicated customs broker and expertise in our branches to arrange a customised transport to get your product to you.

New Zealand load ports; Auckland, Tauranga, Napier, Wellington, Nelson, Lyttelton, Port Chalmers, Timaru
Australia Discharge ports; Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle

Cooltainer offer a comprehensive service offering load points throughout Australia. The branch network across Australia has Cooltainer well placed with long standing relationships with local suppliers to meet your needs. We offer a variety of services including both full container loads (FCL) and Less than Container load (LCL) sea freight for both refrigerated or dry goods.

Australia Load ports; Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle
New Zealand Discharge ports; Auckland, Tauranga, Napier, Wellington, Nelson, Lyttelton, Port Chalmers, Timaru

The Pacific Islands can be a difficult place to get your cargo into however at Cooltainer we have the team and agency network to ensure your cargo is handled with ease. We service multiple ports as per below. If you need to get your cargo in or out of the Pacific Islands Cooltainer is the first place to call.

Tuvalu – Funafuti
Tonga – Nuku’alofa and Vava’u
Samoa – Apia
American Samoa – Pago Pago
Fiji – Lautoka and Suva
New Caledonia – Noumea
Vanuatu – Vila
Cook Islands – Aitutaki
Niue
Rarotonga

This service includes both full container loads (FCL) and Less than Container load (LCL) Sea freight forwarding service. For any requirements to the Pacific Islands please contact your local branch.

Cooltainer services cover both Port Moresby & Lae offering full container loads (FCL) on a regular schedule from New Zealand & Australia. For your shipping requirements to Papau New Guinea it is hard to look past the expertise and experience that Cooltainer have. Contact your local branch for further information.
Cooltainer Coastal service gives you alternative options considering demands on our roads and rail within New Zealand. Cooltainer offer a comprehensive Wharf or Door service weekly between most New Zealand ports. If you have a coastal requirement either north or southbound Cooltainer can look to offer a quick and seamless solution.
Our Less than Container load (LCL) Sea freight forwarding service includes consolidation, deconsolidation, Customs and other Government authority clearance, Cartage, storage & distribution and all other logistics services. We service the pacific Islands and Australia to & from New Zealand for both Chilled & frozen commodities. We offer regular monthly Chiller & Freezer LCL service ex Auckland to the Cook Islands and a fortnightly alternate Chiller & Freezer LCL service ex Melbourne & Sydney to Auckland.
Cooltainer has recently announced the commencement of a LCL reefer service from Melbourne & Sydney to Auckland. Loading at our depot at Keilor Park, Link Logistics in Melbourne and at Price & Speed in Sydney with a direct service to our temperature controlled warehouse in Auckland located at the airport. We have commenced with a fortnightly LCL service for Hard Frozen (-25°C) and an alternate fortnightly Chilled service (+40°C). There is possibility of an ambient service (+15°C).
Cooltainer can offer a variety of services to suit your needs including Customs Clearance, production of shipping certificates, container leasing and many more. If you have a logistics need for dry or reefer cargo please contact one of our branches and they will provide solutions specific to your requirements.